Skip to content

Search Collections

Putnam Family Crest

Description

Lion and three boars' heads on red and white shield.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1875
Inscriptions
In pen script at bottom is,""He Beareth/Gules/On A Fess/Urgent/Between three/Boar's Heads/Or,/A Lion,/ By the Name/Of Putnam.""
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Boar
figure- and animal-derived motifs
heraldry
Heraldry
Ink
ink
lion
Lion
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
wild pigs
People and organizations
Putnam Family
Dimensions
17.75 x 15.125 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6235
GUSN
42446

Comments